Period
to 9 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for .NET Core skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Core over the 6 months to 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
UK > England
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 82 199 446
Rank change year-on-year +117 +247 +469
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 3,939 2,465 1,095
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.71% 1.78% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.46% 4.56% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3,887 2,465 1,083
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £84,500 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +13.64%

.NET Core is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 41,650 54,106 67,733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.21% 39.17% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 34,565 44,682 57,580
Median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing .NET Core as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Core in England

.NET Core
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Core in England.

Salary trend for .NET Core in England

.NET Core
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Core in England over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Salary histogram for .NET Core in England

.NET Core
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Core within the England region over the 6 months to 9 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +111 1,665 £65,000 -3.70% 212
South East +90 856 £50,000 - 111
North of England +123 779 £45,000 - 165
North West +82 442 £50,000 +11.11% 88
Yorkshire +155 303 £41,000 -8.89% 53
Midlands +99 274 £47,250 +7.39% 72
South West +58 240 £47,500 +5.56% 47
West Midlands +95 148 £50,000 +11.11% 35
East Midlands +79 125 £40,000 +6.67% 37
East of England +71 125 £55,000 +4.76% 35
North East +25 34 £42,500 +6.25% 24
.NET Core
UK

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, IT jobs citing .NET Core also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for .NET Core.

1 3,931 (99.80%) .NET
2 3,551 (90.15%) C#
3 2,317 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 2,300 (58.39%) Azure
5 2,074 (52.65%) JavaScript
6 1,824 (46.31%) ASP.NET
7 1,792 (45.49%) MVC
8 1,762 (44.73%) SQL Server
9 1,734 (44.02%) AngularJS
10 1,361 (34.55%) TDD
11 1,354 (34.37%) SQL
12 1,274 (32.34%) ASP.NET Web API
13 1,272 (32.29%) Microservices
14 1,226 (31.12%) .NET Framework
15 1,210 (30.72%) Scrum
16 1,195 (30.34%) React
17 1,143 (29.02%) ASP.NET MVC
18 1,124 (28.54%) AWS
19 1,000 (25.39%) Microsoft
20 956 (24.27%) CSS
21 932 (23.66%) HTML
22 799 (20.28%) DevOps
23 781 (19.83%) Software Engineering
24 762 (19.35%) Finance
25 738 (18.74%) Entity Framework
26 725 (18.41%) BDD
27 688 (17.47%) TypeScript
28 653 (16.58%) Greenfield Project
29 643 (16.32%) Node.js
30 619 (15.71%) Vue.js

.NET Core
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 415 (10.54%) Elasticsearch
2 75 (1.90%) IIS
3 70 (1.78%) Umbraco
4 69 (1.75%) CMS
5 59 (1.50%) Confluence
6 30 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
7 27 (0.69%) EPiServer
8 19 (0.48%) Kentico
9 18 (0.46%) SharePoint
9 18 (0.46%) Sitefinity
10 17 (0.43%) DNN
10 17 (0.43%) Immediacy CMS
11 14 (0.36%) NServiceBus
12 12 (0.30%) Apache Spark
13 7 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (0.15%) Apache
14 6 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (0.15%) TPMS
14 6 (0.15%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.10%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 22 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (0.46%) Chatbot
3 11 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.025%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 38 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.20%) SDL Web 8
3 7 (0.18%) Distributed Ledger
4 5 (0.13%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.051%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.051%) R3 Corda
5 2 (0.051%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.025%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2,300 (58.39%) Azure
2 1,124 (28.54%) AWS
3 254 (6.45%) SaaS
4 192 (4.87%) Serverless
5 103 (2.61%) GCP
6 95 (2.41%) PaaS
7 67 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
8 61 (1.55%) AWS Lambda
9 47 (1.19%) Azure Functions
10 44 (1.12%) GitHub
11 36 (0.91%) IaaS
11 36 (0.91%) Power Platform
12 26 (0.66%) OpenShift
13 25 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
14 21 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
15 20 (0.51%) Amazon S3
16 19 (0.48%) Azure Machine Learning
17 17 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
17 17 (0.43%) NuGet
17 17 (0.43%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 78 (1.98%) Internet
2 50 (1.27%) HTTP
3 14 (0.36%) RTP
4 13 (0.33%) Broadband
5 10 (0.25%) Intranet
6 9 (0.23%) FTP
7 6 (0.15%) DNS
7 6 (0.15%) Skype
8 5 (0.13%) Firewall
8 5 (0.13%) IPFS
8 5 (0.13%) MQTT
8 5 (0.13%) SMTP
9 4 (0.10%) DAB
9 4 (0.10%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.076%) CTI
10 3 (0.076%) VoIP
11 2 (0.051%) DHCP
11 2 (0.051%) RFID
11 2 (0.051%) SSL
12 1 (0.025%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,762 (44.73%) SQL Server
2 527 (13.38%) MongoDB
3 372 (9.44%) NoSQL
4 366 (9.29%) SQL Server 2019
5 229 (5.81%) MySQL
6 180 (4.57%) Redis
7 147 (3.73%) Relational Database
8 131 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
9 97 (2.46%) Cosmos DB
10 89 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 85 (2.16%) SQL Server 2016
12 80 (2.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 69 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 46 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
15 41 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 36 (0.91%) Power BI
17 34 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
18 33 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
18 33 (0.84%) RDBMS
19 29 (0.74%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 510 (12.95%) Git (software)
2 234 (5.94%) Octopus Deploy
3 223 (5.66%) Visual Studio
4 197 (5.00%) TeamCity
5 193 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 143 (3.63%) NUnit
7 131 (3.33%) JIRA
8 106 (2.69%) Selenium
9 98 (2.49%) Jenkins
10 76 (1.93%) Moq
11 72 (1.83%) SpecFlow
12 63 (1.60%) MSBuild
13 60 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
14 59 (1.50%) webpack
15 52 (1.32%) Jasmine
16 44 (1.12%) gulp
17 33 (0.84%) Bitbucket
17 33 (0.84%) MSTest
18 30 (0.76%) Karma Test Runner
19 26 (0.66%) Subversion
General
1 762 (19.35%) Finance
2 184 (4.67%) Games
3 139 (3.53%) Banking
4 128 (3.25%) Retail
5 119 (3.02%) Front Office
5 119 (3.02%) Marketing
6 59 (1.50%) Telecoms
7 52 (1.32%) Public Sector
8 50 (1.27%) Manufacturing
9 46 (1.17%) Advertising
10 43 (1.09%) Electronics
11 37 (0.94%) Law
12 32 (0.81%) Legal
13 31 (0.79%) Automotive
13 31 (0.79%) Investment Banking
14 22 (0.56%) Back Office
15 8 (0.20%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.18%) Aerospace
17 6 (0.15%) Publishing
18 5 (0.13%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 3,271 (83.04%) Developer
2 2,056 (52.20%) .NET Developer
3 1,278 (32.44%) C# Developer
4 819 (20.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 709 (18.00%) Senior Developer
6 658 (16.70%) Software Developer
7 433 (10.99%) Senior .NET Developer
8 333 (8.45%) Full Stack Developer
9 331 (8.40%) Software Engineer
10 280 (7.11%) Azure Developer
11 270 (6.85%) .NET Software Developer
12 216 (5.48%) Junior
13 207 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
14 205 (5.20%) C# Software Developer
15 195 (4.95%) Junior Developer
16 182 (4.62%) Angular Developer
17 168 (4.27%) React Developer
18 157 (3.99%) .NET Software Engineer
19 150 (3.81%) Senior Software Developer
20 146 (3.71%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,931 (99.80%) .NET
2 1,824 (46.31%) ASP.NET
3 1,734 (44.02%) AngularJS
4 1,274 (32.34%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1,226 (31.12%) .NET Framework
6 1,195 (30.34%) React
7 1,143 (29.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 956 (24.27%) CSS
9 932 (23.66%) HTML
10 738 (18.74%) Entity Framework
11 643 (16.32%) Node.js
12 619 (15.71%) Vue.js
13 500 (12.69%) Web Services
14 437 (11.09%) REST
15 395 (10.03%) RESTful
16 343 (8.71%) jQuery
17 284 (7.21%) HTML5
18 221 (5.61%) WPF
19 204 (5.18%) WCF
20 167 (4.24%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 653 (16.58%) Greenfield Project
2 151 (3.83%) User Experience
3 118 (3.00%) Mobile App
4 106 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
5 91 (2.31%) Cloud Native
6 72 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
7 70 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
8 50 (1.27%) Algorithms
9 46 (1.17%) Hedge funds
10 33 (0.84%) Tandem
11 24 (0.61%) Data Centre
11 24 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 22 (0.56%) Client/Server
12 22 (0.56%) Social Network
13 21 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
14 18 (0.46%) Embedded Systems
14 18 (0.46%) Public Cloud
15 17 (0.43%) Equities
15 17 (0.43%) NHS
16 16 (0.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 273 (6.93%) Windows
2 128 (3.25%) Linux
3 57 (1.45%) Android
4 42 (1.07%) Apple iOS
5 38 (0.96%) Windows Server
6 21 (0.53%) Windows Server 2019
7 16 (0.41%) Windows 10
8 9 (0.23%) VMS
9 5 (0.13%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.10%) Debian
11 2 (0.051%) CentOS
11 2 (0.051%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.051%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.051%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (0.025%) MVS
12 1 (0.025%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,317 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 1,792 (45.49%) MVC
3 1,361 (34.55%) TDD
4 1,272 (32.29%) Microservices
5 1,210 (30.72%) Scrum
6 799 (20.28%) DevOps
7 781 (19.83%) Software Engineering
8 725 (18.41%) BDD
9 516 (13.10%) Kanban
10 424 (10.76%) Web Application Development
11 366 (9.29%) SOLID
12 364 (9.24%) Fintech
13 353 (8.96%) Test Automation
14 342 (8.68%) Continuous Integration
14 342 (8.68%) Unit Testing
15 304 (7.72%) OO
16 275 (6.98%) Problem-Solving
17 252 (6.40%) SDLC
18 244 (6.19%) Web Development
19 221 (5.61%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3,551 (90.15%) C#
2 2,074 (52.65%) JavaScript
3 1,354 (34.37%) SQL
4 688 (17.47%) TypeScript
5 246 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 176 (4.47%) F#
7 133 (3.38%) C++
8 131 (3.33%) Python
9 110 (2.79%) Java
10 93 (2.36%) PowerShell
11 70 (1.78%) VB.NET
12 56 (1.42%) C
13 55 (1.40%) Ruby
14 35 (0.89%) ES6
15 28 (0.71%) VB
16 22 (0.56%) PHP
17 17 (0.43%) Go
18 14 (0.36%) Bash Shell
19 13 (0.33%) Kotlin
20 9 (0.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 331 (8.40%) Degree
2 109 (2.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 65 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
5 14 (0.36%) Security Cleared
6 10 (0.25%) SC Cleared
6 10 (0.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 8 (0.20%) DBS Check
7 8 (0.20%) SANS
8 7 (0.18%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.13%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.10%) MCAD
10 4 (0.10%) MCPD
10 4 (0.10%) MCTS
11 3 (0.076%) MBCS
12 2 (0.051%) ISEB
12 2 (0.051%) MCP
12 2 (0.051%) MCSD
12 2 (0.051%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (4.49%) QA
2 13 (0.33%) GDPR
2 13 (0.33%) SLA
3 8 (0.20%) COBIT
3 8 (0.20%) NIST
4 7 (0.18%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.15%) PMO
6 4 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.10%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.025%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.025%) WCAG
System Software
1 572 (14.52%) Docker
2 23 (0.58%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.10%) LXC
4 2 (0.051%) NFS
5 1 (0.025%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.025%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 365 (9.27%) Kubernetes
2 67 (1.70%) Kibana
3 60 (1.52%) Terraform
4 30 (0.76%) Grafana
5 11 (0.28%) Ansible
5 11 (0.28%) MIIS
6 10 (0.25%) Nagios
6 10 (0.25%) Packer
7 6 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.15%) Puppet
8 4 (0.10%) SQL Sentry
9 2 (0.051%) Icinga
9 2 (0.051%) Rancher
10 1 (0.025%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.025%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.025%) logstash
10 1 (0.025%) Mesos
10 1 (0.025%) Oozie
10 1 (0.025%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 1,000 (25.39%) Microsoft
2 143 (3.63%) Xamarin
3 86 (2.18%) Google
3 86 (2.18%) Oracle
4 59 (1.50%) SAP
5 50 (1.27%) Sitecore
6 41 (1.04%) IBM
7 28 (0.71%) Atlassian
7 28 (0.71%) Facebook
7 28 (0.71%) Tableau
8 20 (0.51%) TIBCO
9 17 (0.43%) Alterian
10 16 (0.41%) Apple
10 16 (0.41%) DevExpress
10 16 (0.41%) Dynatrace
10 16 (0.41%) New Relic
11 14 (0.36%) Solace
12 13 (0.33%) YouTube
13 11 (0.28%) Symantec
14 10 (0.25%) HP